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Ian Wright Reveals Striker He Wanted At Arsenal

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Arsenal legendary striker Ian Wright has revealed that he one time asked former Gunners manager Arsene Wenger to sign South Africa striker, Benni McCarthy.

Speaking to newsmen, Wright stated that McCarthy, who is now the head coach of Cape Town City, was one of the best finishers he had seen at the time.

“I could talk about Benni McCarthy. Benni McCarthy was somebody that when I left Arsenal, I said to Arsene, ‘get Benni McCarthy’ because he is one of the best finishers I’ve seen in and around that time,” Wright said.

Meanwhile, Juventus midfielder Sami Khadira was on Sunday spotted at the Emirates Stadium.

Arsenal are set to take on Lyon in the Emirates Cup.


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Ogbolu George is a graduate of Mass Communication from the University of Benin. He loves politics, is a movie addict and a die-hard Arsenal fan. George is a Senior Content Creator at Naija News.